|Full Name:||Gerald 'Jerry' L. Mitchell|
|Family:||Wife: Jan; 3 Children: Amy, Daniel, Emily|
|Birth Place:||Jacksonville, IL|
|Home City:||Sterling, IL|
Gerald Mitchell refused to tell citizens where he stands on any of the issues addressed in the 2010 Political Courage Test, despite repeated requests from Vote Smart, national media, and prominent political leaders.
Project Vote Smart does not permit the use of its name or programs in any campaign activity including advertising, debates, and speeches.View Gerald 'Jerry' L. Mitchell's Illinois State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test